Karen Baker-MacGrotty Award

The Karen Baker-MacGrotty Award supports New Westminster Senior Secondary high school students and/or Royal Westminster Regiment members be enrolled in a JIBC program.


One award of $1,000 is available annually.

Eligibility Criteria

Recipients must:

  • Be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or have refugee status
  • Be a recent graduate of New Westminster Secondary School (within three years of graduating from NWSS) and/or Royal Westminster Regiment member entering a JIBC program
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or B average
  • Be enrolled in a JIBC certificate, diploma, or degree program of at least 10 credits
  • Involvement in school or community activities will be considered
  • An official transcript to provide proof of graduation from NWSS
  • Provide a letter of recommendation of participation in The Royal Westminster Regiment


June 30


Download the application in PDF fillable format.  If you are unable to submit the fillable form, you can print a copy and scan/email applications to financialaid@jibc.ca or mail to:

Financial Aid and Awards
Justice Institute of British Columbia
715 McBride Boulevard
New Westminster, BC
V3L 5T4

Download the reference form. This form must be completed by both the applicant and his/her referee.

Last updated April 11, 2019